FARMINGTON — Fiction author William Giraldi will read from his work at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, March 10, at The Landing in the UMF Olsen Student Center. The free event is part of The University of Maine at Farmington Bachelor of Fine Arts in Creative Writing’s Visiting Writers Series, according to a UMF news release.

Giraldi is author of “Busy Monsters” and “Hold the Dark,” and the memoir “The Hero’s Body,” all published by W.W. Norton.

For more information, call 778-7081.